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Tuesday / October 17.
  • Kentucky is the New Favorite to Win NCAA Title, Followed By Gonzaga, Kansas, UNC, and UCLA

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    Kentucky is the new favorite to win the NCAA title, followed by Gonzaga, Kansas and UNC, per Bovada.

    Odds to win the 2017 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship 

    1/6/17               Current Odds (2/1/17)  

    Kentucky                      6/1                    11/2

    Gonzaga                       20/1                  15/2

    Kansas                         11/1                  8/1

    North Carolina               11/1                  9/1

    UCLA                            5/1                    9/1

    Arizona                         50/1                  10/1

    Duke                            5/1                    10/1

    Villanova                       11/1                  10/1

    West Virginia                 33/1                  14/1

    Baylor                           22/1                  20/1

    Florida State                 33/1                  20/1

    Louisville                      25/1                  20/1

    Virginia                         28/1                  25/1

    Oregon                         22/1                  28/1

    Wisconsin                     22/1                  28/1

    Butler                            50/1                  50/1

    Creighton                      33/1                  50/1

    Florida                          100/1                50/1

    Notre Dame                  100/1                50/1

    Purdue                          50/1                  50/1

    Indiana                          18/1                  66/1

    Maryland                       300/1                66/1

    Michigan State              40/1                  66/1

    St Mary’s CA                 50/1                  75/1

    Cincinnati                      150/1                100/1

    South Carolina              150/1                100/1

    Syracuse                      33/1                  100/1

    Xavier                           33/1                  100/1

    Michigan                       125/1                150/1

    Oklahoma State            150/1                150/1

    USC                             200/1                150/1

    Wichita State                 100/1                150/1

    NC State                       66/1                  200/1

    Northwestern                 Off the Board    200/1

    Virginia Tech                 125/1                200/1

    SMU                             300/1                250/1

    Iowa State                     200/1                300/1

    Miami Florida                250/1                300/1

    Rhode Island                 125/1                300/1

    Alabama                       500/1                500/1

    Arkansas                      500/1                500/1

    BYU                             300/1                500/1

    California                      200/1                500/1

    Clemson                       200/1                500/1

    Dayton                         300/1                500/1

    Ohio State                    200/1                500/1

    Seton Hall                     200/1                500/1

    Texas A&M                   200/1                500/1

    Valparaiso                    Off the Board    500/1

    Colorado                      300/1                Off the Board

    Connecticut                   200/1                Off the Board

    Illinois                           300/1                Off the Board

    Kansas State                300/1                Off the Board

    Marquette                     300/1                Off the Board

    Oklahoma                     300/1                Off the Board

    Pittsburgh                     300/1                Off the Board

    San Diego State            300/1                Off the Board

    VCU                             300/1                Off the Board

    Washington                   200/1                Off the Board

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    Adam Zagoria is a New York Times contributor and Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle. A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.